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Rohr Hints He Might Leave Super Eagles, Cites “Lack Of Respect” And “Promises Not Kept”

Super Eagles Head coach Gernot Rohr has revealed he may turn his back on the AFCON 2019 Bronze winning Nigerian team when his contract expires in 2020.According to the Franco-German born coach, he has faced multiple broken promises, he isn’t respected and the Nigerian Football Federation has a lot of organizational problems that make working in Nigeria very difficult. Rohr, was promised by the Nigeria Football Federation, headed by former Delta FA boss Amaju Pinnick, that he will go for coaching courses with Bayern Munich in Germany once AFCON 2019 but that promise like many other.

When asked Thursday by German magazine, on the possibility of Staying with Nigeria’s national team past 2020, Rohr replied; ”Yes and no. On the one hand, we have built a good team, the youngest on average in Africa.  ”On the other hand, there are many things that make daily work difficult: lack of respect, organizational problems, promises are not kept. We will see how it goes on”. When the magazine pressed him on offers, Rohr revealed he had received offers from four countries namely Morocco, Cameroon, Mali and Congo but that he loves Nigeria and will like to finish his contract. : ”Yes. But I love this team and I really wanted to fulfill my contract”.

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